OdySea Archives

OdySea in the Desert adds Bumper Boats

All Aboard!  OdySea in the Desert unveils their newest attraction—“OdySea Bumper Boats.”  Now children can enjoy another indoor attraction and get a respite from the summer heat.  The Bumper Boats attraction is conveniently located just steps away from the popular Aquarium.    The experience begins as children are appointed “captain” and they board their own colored ship… Read More →

OdySea Aquarium adds Sketching the Seas attraction

The new OdySea Aquarium in Scottsdale continues to introduce exciting experiences that enhance the guest’s aquatic journey.  The newest program is called “Sketching the Seas,” which brings art to life where children and adults can design a sea creature, scan it, and then watch it swim on a giant digital aquarium. “This new interactive experience… Read More →

Dynamic new retail approach unfolds at OdySea

Seaport Village. Ferry Building Marketplace. Gas Lamp Quarter.  Broadway on the Beach.  Instantly recognizable, each of these iconic districts stands alone as a world-class destination. Even more importantly, each fuels the vitality of the city in which it makes its home. And soon, Scottsdale will have its own: The Shops at OdySea in the Desert.… Read More →

The Shops at OdySea in the Desert breaks ground

by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Retail

75,000 square feet of restaurant and retail space is now available for lease at OdySea in the Desert in Scottsdale, Arizona. OdySea in the Desert is a 35-acre, multi-million-dollar entertainment complex located at the 101 Freeway and Via de Ventura.  The landmark development is already home to Butterfly Wonderland, OdySea Mirror Maze and minutes from… Read More →

OdySea will break ground March 5

McCarthy Building Companies will break ground at 5 p.m. March 5, 2015, on the OdySea Aquarium, which will be located adjacent to Butterfly Wonderland in Scottsdale. The groundbreaking celebration has been organized by OdySea founders Amram Knishinsky, Ph.D., and Martin Pollack and also involves the facility designer Deutsch Architecture Group. Poised to be one of Arizona’s… Read More →

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community goes commercial

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community may have one of the best-located pieces of commercial real estate in the Phoenix Metro. It owns a 9.5-mile long area, known as the Pima Corridor, parallel to the Loop 101, a beltway connected to nearly all area freeways. Of that commercially zoned stretch, 143 acres remain undeveloped. Many Valley… Read More →

McCarthy Selected as General Contractor for OdySea Aquarium

Tribal Lands

McCarthy Building Companies was recently selected as general contractor for the OdySea Aquarium, a new Scottsdale-based attraction slated to break ground summer of 2014 and open in the fall of 2015 at Via De Ventura and the 101 in Scottsdale at the Salt River Pima-MaricopaIndian Community, adjacent to Butterfly Wonderland and the Odysea Mirror Maze.… Read More →